Museum Site Visit Checklist

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This Museum Site Visit Checklist, from Museum Development East Midlands, is a template to aid museum staff and volunteers who wish to undertake regular site visits at their museum for collections care and security purposes during the current Covid-19 outbreak.

Museums Facing Closure: Legal and Ethical Issues

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This resource from the Museums Association draws on research into over 20 recent museum closures in the UK, and looks to understand how the governing bodies, employees, and the individuals involved responded. It outlines the legal and ethical issues relating to museum closures.

Key worker template letter

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This template letter, from Museums Galleries Scotland, provides an example of a letter that can be given to staff should they need to physically return to the museum or museum store for essential checks.

COVID-19: Cleaning historic surfaces

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Advice from Historic England on what to do if there is good reason to suspect that a symptomatic person may have touched a historic item or surface, or areas or rooms are believed to be contaminated. This web page is based on the advice from Public Health England on cleaning in non-healthcare settings.